The Truth About Trigger Point Therapy

Have you ever spent a busy week at your desk, hunched over your keyboard as you try to meet a looming deadline? You likely went home on Friday with a nagging pain in your neck and soreness in your shoulders. If you tried a bit of self-massage, you may have found a “knot,” an especially painful area of your muscle … Read More

Fabriq Spa Now Accepting Out of Network Insurance For Acupuncture & Massage

We process your out-of-network insurance claim, provided acupuncture is covered by your particular plan. Our billing expert will verify your insurance coverage for you. To check whether you are covered, click the link below, fill in the brief form below and send it to us at relax@fabriqspa.com Patient Insurance Verification Form

LeGrand Moisturizer-All Natural, Made in Philadelphia

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LeGrand Moisturizer originated in 2010 out of the desire to create rejuvenating moisturizer that would be free of synthetic chemicals. The founder of LeGrand Moisturizer, Rodger LeGrand, studies Kung Fu and writes poetry, two arts that have motivated his minimalist lifestyle. He became driven to develop a minimalist moisturizer that would be hydrating, all-natural, and most importantly, chemical-free. The result … Read More

What’s in a Rose?

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“I’d rather have roses on my table than diamonds on my neck”. ~ Emma Goldman Perhaps no flower is more recognizable and no aroma more evocative than that of the Rose. This delicate flower has inspired poets, lovers and royalty for centuries with its majestic and enchanting qualities. Roses are the source of an exquisite oil that has a delicate, … Read More

Teen Skin Care at Fabriq Spa

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Most teenagers experience acne. Mild cases are considered a normal condition of puberty. But even mild acne can be traumatic to your skin – especially if treated with some of the harsh skincare products on the market. Therefore, it is very important that teens take the time to learn and execute a proper skincare regimen. And that’s where we come … Read More

Introducing Bamboo Massage !

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Introducing Fabriq Spa’s newest Massage Treatment, a centuries-old practice ~ Bamboo Massage! Warmed, silky-smooth bamboo wood slides, kneads and rolls the tissue to promote circulation, sensory nerve perception and lymphatic drainage, and provides a deep sense of relaxation and well-being. This renewable, sustainable resource connects us to ancient wellness approaches. Bamboo offers the seemingly simple gifts of strength, flexibility, versatility and … Read More

Spotlight on Acupuncturist Catherine

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You can feel Catherine’s gentle goodness from the moment you meet her. “Acupuncture is about how you view yourself, how you view the world, and how you view yourself in the world, then releasing all false ideas and expectations.” Catherine has always been homepathic-minded and was hooked from the first time she tried acupuncture in her 20s. Her profound experience on … Read More

What’s In A Face? Special “Celebrity” Edition

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To Chinese Medicine, the whole world, including the human body, is viewed through the lens of the 5 Elements: Wood, Fire, Earth, Metal and Water. Symptoms of disease are also interpreted through this framework. For example, what Western medicine might diagnose as lower back pain caused by muscle strain, Chinese Medicine might diagnose as a symptom of “excess” of Wood … Read More

The Fabric of Fabriq: Meet Jackie

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I understand you aspired to be a stunt person​? I have always been a very physical, kinetic person. Growing up I was obsessed with Evil Knievel’s jump over the Grand Canyon, as well as most of his stunts through the 1970s. I also rode mini bikes, dirt bikes & then motorcycles.  I later moved on to performance art, where my performances … Read More

The Fabric of Fabriq: Drew Kaiser, LMT

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Our Fabric of Fabriq series explores the methodologies of our talented practitioners.When we caught up with Drew recently, his insightful philosophies pertaining to massage therapy helped to further explain (beyond being lovely, hilarious and having fabulous hair, obviously), why his clients love his work so much. Drew Kaiser, whose massage work began in 2008 in Berlin, was initially drawn to Thai massage through his experience as a performance … Read More